Uzbekistan is open for ‘conscientious foreign investors’, seeks ‘honesty vaccine’

Euractiv | Jan 27, 2020 at 6:52 AM
  • The president of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, addressed the newly formed parliament on Friday (24 January), laying out his plans for the next five years.
  • The banking sector, fighting corruption, foreign direct investment, poverty reduction and international trade were at the top of the agenda.
  • On international trade, the head of state addressed the issue of whether Uzbekistan will join the Russia-led Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) by asking the parliament and government to look into it and present their assessment.